Thresher sharks are large lamniform sharks of the family Alopiidae found in all
temperate and tropical oceans of the world; the family contains four species, ...
Jul 12, 2013 ... Thresher Sharks Kill Prey with Tail. The thresher shark has one of the most
dangerous tails in the ocean. It has evolved a deadly hunting tactic ...
The clever thresher sharks use their unique long tails to stun and catch prey. Fish
have no chance if a thresher shark enters its path.
The Thresher Shark is also known as the Alopias Vulpinus or Fox Shark. Its name
comes from the sharks unusually large tail (caudal fin), which is in most cases, ...
Jul 10, 2013 ... For most sharks, the front end is the dangerous bit. Thresher sharks are the
exception. They're deadly at both ends, because they've managed ...
The Thresher shark, Alopias vulpinus, is a mackerel shark whose tail fin has a
greatly elongated upper lobe. This shark is a very strong swimmer that can even
Thresher Sharks - Alopias sp. Thresher sharks are easily recognized by their
enormously long caudal fins, comprising half of the total body length. There are
Dec 8, 2015 ... Alopias vulpinus. Thresher shark (Alopias vulpinus). NEW! SWFSC scientists
have prepared a downloadable fact sheet on thresher sharks and ...
All members of genus Alopias, the thresher sharks, are listed as Vulnerable ...
Fishing pressure on thresher sharks began over two decades prior to the start of
A five year scientific study on the behaviour of thresher sharks which frequent
Malapascua Island. Details include volunteer internship expeditions,